from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. To or toward land: sailing landward; the landward side of a coastal fortification.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. In the direction towards land, as opposed to in the direction out to sea.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. Toward the land.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Toward the land.
- Lying toward the land, toward the interior, or away from the sea-coast.
- Situated in, forming part of, or characteristic of the country, as opposed to the town; rural.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. toward land
land + -ward (Wiktionary)